Sasha Kanetanaka

The white wooden counter stretches in a straight line.
A moss garden stretches across the glass window. Open the window and the quiet breeze connects the two spaces, inside and out. The simple yet liberating "Sasha Kanetanaka" was designed by contemporary artist Hiroshi Sugimoto.
Sasha is named after the idea that a place to enjoy tea in a stylish way.
It is a Japanese café that offers the taste of Kanetanaka in a casual setting, with a menu of tea, sweets, light meals and sake.


Seasonal sweets and small dishes to fill your stomach. Tea and light sake to savour the flavours.

A Japanese sweet prepared by changing the bean paste for each season. The seasonal sweets are a mixture of light and rich. Enjoy the flavours of gyokuro and Karigane.
The dishes at Sasha are half portions. A light café’s sake complements the small dishes that fill your stomach.

Tea and Sweets (here are some of our menu)

  • Warabi Rice Cake with Brown Sugar Syrup 1,500 yen (1,650 yen including tax)
    Warabi rice cakes made with the rarest bracken flour, served with brown sugar syrup.
  • Kudzu Starch Noodles with Brown Sugar Syrup1,200 yen (1,320 yen including tax)
    Enjoy the delicacy of Yoshino Hon Kuzu and the freshly made texture.
  • Seasonal Mineoka Milk Tofu800 yen (880 yen including tax)
    An original Kanetanaka sweet with soft milk.
  • Genuine Anmitsu, Strained Bean Jam, Agar, Salted Beans
    Brown Sugar Syrup, Shiso Nuts 800 yen (880 yen including tax)
    The smallest element, hidden shiso nuts with a genuine taste.
  • Uji Pure Breed Gyokuro Jyusei-bi Okunishi Ryokuhoen1,500 yen (1,650 yen including tax)
    Full-bodied and sweet, with a rich aroma and flavor.
  • Uji Pure Breed Karigane Gyokujin Okunishi Ryokuhoen1,300 yen (1,430 yen including tax)
    The refreshing sweetness and elegant taste characteristic of stem tea.
  • Matcha ? “Ginpu no Shiro” - ITO EN1,000 yen (1,100 yen incl. tax)
    A thin tea with a mild sweetness and a delicious taste.
  • Tea Confectionary Set
    500 yen discount for any combination of sweets and drinks.

Dishes at Sasha are Half Portions.
For lunch, you can choose two dishes.

The first is a seasonal starter. The main course is a combination of two dishes of your choice, such as a half-size bowl of rice, a small hot pot, udon or soba noodles. You can combine your favourite dishes according to your mood and enjoy your original main dish.


Sasha Kanetanaka Lunch

  • Start with vegetable tray (2 dishes of your choice, 6 items each on the top and bottom) sweets 2,800 yen
    (3,080 yen including tax)

Last order at 14:00


There are two courses at Sasha.
Each course is named after a flower or grass of the month.

Each course is a combination of small dishes with seasonal flavours.
We offer the taste of an authentic ryotei restaurant in a casual setting.

Seasonal Course Meals

  • Start with soup, fresh sushi, vegetable tray (3 seasonal dishes), noodle tray, sweets 5,000 yen (5,500 yen including tax) 
  • Start with soup, sashimi, vegetable tray (3 seasonal dishes), rice tray, sweets 8,000 yen (8,800 yen including tax)

It takes about 1.5 hours to serve.
A la carte menu is also available.

※Private room is available at a cost of 10,000 yen. (11,000 yen including tax)

Please call us to make a reservation.
Phone number for reservation 03-6450-5116